Chair of Governors - Mrs Jenny Stokes
Clerk to the Governors - Isabel Clark
- Mrs Jenny Stokes
- Mr Adam Cornthwaite
Only parents (includes foster parents, guardians and acting parents) who have children registered at the school are eligible to stand for election as a Parent Governor. A Parent Governor is elected, by way of a nomination, and voting by ballot, if more nominations are received than vacancies, by all the other eligible parents at the school.
- Mrs Amy Woolner (Academy Principal)
- Mrs Sue Sykes (PTA Link Governor)
Staff Governors are elected by the school staff and must be paid to work at the school, volunteers are not eligible. Both teaching and support staff are eligible for staff governorship, but if a Governing Body has three or more staff governor places, as least one must be a member of the support staff.
Safeguarding- Ms Katie Rushton
Terms of Service
All Governors are elected for a 4 year term of service. Please find below the end of term for each Governor (date of appointment is in brackets):
Mrs A Woolner - Principal (appointed September 2020)
Mrs S Sykes - 16th October 2022 (appointed 1st September 2015 - re-elected)
Mrs L Burks - 31 December 2022 (appointed 31st December 2018)
Mrs J Stokes - 1st January 2024 (appointed 1st January 2016)
Mr A Cornthwaite - 8th November 2024 (appointed 30th January 2017)
Ms Katie Rushton- 31st August 2026 (appointed 1st Setpember 2022)
Register of Interests
All Governors must register any conflicts of interest. No conflicts of interest/pecuniary interests have been registered.
No Governors have relationships with other Governors or Staff.
No Governors are part of a Governing Body at another school.
Thomas Deacon Education Trust - Register of Interest (tdet.education)
No further minutes will be published due to the restructuring of the Local Governing Body to an Academy Committee following Academy conversion.
Thomas Deacon Education Trust- Governance
Current Memorandum of Association